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Singer/Songwriter Marsha Jewell Wins Independent Music Network’s Top Award Plus 2 Other Trophies

Popular singer/songwriter Marsha Jewell topped the field of awards given by The Independent Music Network recently when she walked away with their first ever Artist Achievement Award for her outstanding contribution to music. That award along with being named the …
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Steve Martin & Edie Brickell – Love Has Come From You

Thanks to his award-winning collaborations with The Steep Canyon Rangers, Steve Martin’s skills as a musician have been in the limelight as much as his acting over the past few years. While his banjo prowess on such songs as “King Tut” have been a part of his act for years, make no mistake – he’s not acting on these records. Musically, he is the real deal. If he wasn’t, these cuts would not have received the attention they have gotten. He’s back…
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Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers in Atlanta, GA

Comedian, actor, producer, playright, songwriter and music Steve Martin, along with bluegrass band The Steep Canyon Rangers, performed with The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra at the ASO Gala fundraising benefit in Atlanta, GA. Martin, best known for his string of comedic movies and Saturday Night Live appearances, released his first bluegrass album in 2009, The Crow: New Songs for the 5-String Banjo. That debut album won a Grammy for the Best Bluegrass Album in 2010. Following The Crow, Martin released Rare Bird Alert…
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Steve Martin & Steep Canyon Rangers at Schermerhorn Symphony Center

Schermerhorn Symphony Center announces that tickets to the upcoming Steve Martin & the Steep Canyon Rangers concert, featuring Edie Brickell, will go on sale to the public this Friday, January 25, 2013, at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available by …
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DVDs and Blu-Rays Make the Perfect Gift With Paul McCartney, Queen and More

In 1986, Queen journeyed to perform in Budapest, Hungary as part of the “Magic Tour.” That historic concert – the first Western rock concert ever staged in a stadium behind the Iron Curtain – was seen as so important that many of the nation’s top film makers were brought together to document the event. More than 25 years later, “Hungarian Rhapsody: Queen Live In Budapest” (Eagle Rock…
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Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers Celebrate 2012 IBMA Entertainer of the Year Nomination

Setting a goal and achieving it is a wondrous thing, especially when the
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Stagecoach 2012: Checking In With Steve Martin

Imagine my surprise when I was invited to have a brief sit-down chat with Steve Martin at Stagecoach prior to his just-finished, (initially) packed-tent performance with the Steep Canyon Rangers on the Mustang Stage. Lounging inside the group’s comfortable tour bus, the personable actor, writer and longtime banjo virtuoso spoke about his growing excitement to play major events like Stagecoach after several runs through many of the country’s posher theaters. “I’m loving this,” Martin said. “I’ve been playing…
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Steep Canyon Rangers Appearing at the Grand Ole Opry March 27th

IBMA’s Entertainers of the Year the Steep Canyon Rangers today announced the April 10 release of
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“Give Me The Banjo” Premieres on PBS Friday, November 4

This fall, PBS viewers will embark on an epic musical odyssey through 300 years of American history
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Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers On ABC World News Tonight

Following their win last week
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Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers Named Entertainers of the Year at IBMA’s

On the strength of a busy touring
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Performers Announced for International Bluegrass Music Awards 9-29

An initial list of performers for IBMA’s
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Steep Canyon Rangers Join Steve Martin At America’s Biggest 4th of July Party

The Steep Canyon Rangers brought
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